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UF Law Celebrates Constitution Day

Monday, September 17, 2018 5 p.m. UF Law invites you to join the American Constitution Society and the Office of Student Affairs for a Constitution Day Celebration.  Associate Dean Darren Hutchinson will lead a discussion on the contributions of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Constitutional Law, both as an attorney and judge. A screening of “Hero. […]

Welcome, Class of 2021

UF Law is excited to welcome the Class of 2021! Learn more about our newest 1Ls by checking out their class profile.

UF Law Unveils New Experiential Learning Hub

UF Law continues its quest to become a top 10 public law school. In addition to improvements in admissions, employment, and programmatic innovations, we are also improving several aspects of our campus to ensure the best possible experience for our students. This fall, the UF Law community noticed many aesthetic and technological upgrades in and […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Fifteen UF Law Alumni to Judicial Nominating Commissions

On July 17, 2018, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced the appointments and reappointments of many legal professionals to Florida’s Judicial Nominating Commissions. Below is a complete listing of UF Law alumni who were among those selected.       Mohammad O. Jazil (JD 09) was appointed to the First District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating […]

UF Law Hosts Summer Program for Brazilian Judges, Prosecutors and Attorneys

In July, UF Law’s Center for Governmental Responsibility hosted the 19th Annual Summer Program in American Law for Brazilian Judges, Prosecutors and Attorneys. This one-week program has been a feature of CGR’s involvement in Latin America since 2000. This year’s group included eight federal judges from the north of Brazil, together with two state prosecutors, […]

UF Law Professor Silvia Menendez Named Associate Dean for Experiential Learning

UF Law Professor Silvia Menendez has assumed a new leadership position at UF Law, where she will lead experiential learning opportunities for law students. The newly created Associate Dean for Experiential Learning position reflects a similar trend at other leading law schools including the University of Chicago School of Law, Columbia Law School, and University of Georgia […]

UF Law Florida Bar Exam Information   

Where can I find past Florida bar essays and released student responses? You may find those resources here. Can I postpone taking the bar exam? Yes. To do so, you must complete and fax or mail the Notice of Postponement before the bar exam. Your previously paid application fee will be applied to the next […]

UF Law’s Semester in Practice Program Earns Florida Bar Group Professionalism Award

UF Law’s Semester in Practice program has earned the 2018 Group Professionalism Award from The Florida Bar’s Standing Committee on Professionalism. UF Law Dean Laura A. Rosenbury accepted the award at the bar’s annual meeting in Orlando on June 14 alongside UF Law alum Nate Harvey (JD 18), who enrolled in the Semester in Practice […]

UF Law Alum Evan Ferl (JD 10) Details Legal Career in the Tech Space

Name: Evan Ferl UF Law Graduation Year: 2010 Current City: San Francisco, California Occupation: Head of Legal at Hired, Inc.         What was it like to study at UF Law? UF Law was an amazing experience. It offered me a ton of different opportunities that I wouldn’t have otherwise had. I was […]

Florida Rep. Margaret Good (JD 12) Uses Law Degree for Public Service

When Margaret Good (JD 12) decided her state representatives weren’t effectively working on behalf of their constituents, she decided to take action. She ran for the Florida House of Representatives District 72 seat in a February 2018 special election that was both hotly contested and highly publicized. Good prevailed and took office with just three […]